Councilor Cuenco reinstated, back at work at Cebu City Council

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/03/2019

Councilor James Anthony Cuenco is officially back in the Cebu City Council, and he has reported back to work today, Thursday (January 3), the first day of work this 2019. The Deparment of Interior and Local Government…

Garcia sues Davide, Magpale, Capitol execs; asks Ombudsman to suspend Capitol officials

Rosalie O. Abatayo 01/02/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Cebu’s third district Representative Gwendolyn Garcia has filed criminal and administrative charges against Governor Hilario Davide III, Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale and four other Capitol executives for allegedly filling in positions in the Capitol…

Palace leaves complaint vs Mocha to Ombudsman

Inquirer.net 09/20/2018

Malacañang yesterday said it would let the Ombudsman decide on the complaint filed by deaf advocates against Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson and blogger Drew Olivar over a video they made that apparently made fun of…

Ombudsman orders suspension of Daluz

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/17/2018

The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered the suspension of Cebu City Councilor Jose Daluz III for six months after he was found guilty of less serious dishonesty. The Department of Interior and Local Government in Central…

Ombudsman orders 6-month suspension of top 3 officials of Barili, 2 others

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 08/25/2018

FIVE top officials of the municipality of Barili in southwestern Cebu were ordered suspended for six months by the Office of the Ombudsman. The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Friday served the suspension…

Ombudsman orders suspension of Barili Mayor, VM, 3 others

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 08/24/2018

  The Office of the Visayas Ombudsman has imposed a six-month suspension for simple neglect of duty of five officials of Barili town, Cebu, including Mayor Marlon Garcia and Vice Mayor Teresito Mariña. The three other respondents…

Ombudsman upholds Gwen’s dismissal

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 08/13/2018

HOUSE Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia’s plan to run for governor in the 2019 elections may just hit a major obstacle. This after the Office of the Ombudsman, in a decision released yesterday, upheld Garcia’s dismissal from public…

Ombudsman affirms Gwendolyn Garcia’s dismissal, denies MR

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 08/13/2018

The Office of the Ombudsman has denied the Motion for Reconsideration (MR) filed by Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives Gwendolyn Garcia. Former Ombudsman Conchita Morales signed the 11-page order denying the Motion for Reconsideration filed…

Associate Justice Samuel Martires is new Ombudsman

Inquirer.net 07/26/2018

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Martires as the new Ombudsman. “We have a new Ombudsman. I signed the appointment of Justice Martires,” Duterte said in a speech during the 69th “Araw ng…

Ombudsman seeks suspension of Davao solon

Inquirer.net 06/15/2018

THE OFFICE of the Ombudsman has sought the suspension of Davao del Norte Rep. Antonio “Tonyboy” Floirendo Jr. in connection with the graft case he is facing before the Sandiganbayan. In a motion filed on Wednesday, prosecutors…

Sack Mocha for spreading fake news, youth leaders ask Ombudsman

Inquirer.net 04/02/2018

Youth and student leaders filed on Monday an administrative complaint against Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Esther Margaux “Mocha” Uson for allegedly using her position to proliferate “fake news” and silence the critics of the government. In the…

Gwen and the Ombudsman

Editorial 02/16/2018

Of course, Deputy House Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia was bound to question her permanent disqualification from public office by the Ombudsman over her liability for Cebu province’s questionable backfilling of the Balili lots in Naga City when she…

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